-Michael Caine

 “First of all, I choose the great roles, and if none of these come, I choose the mediocre ones, and if they don't come, I choose the ones that pay the rent.”

advice, stories, tips & tricks, and a hell of a lot of opinions: welcome to the OBA blog

I wanted to give you a more in-depth on how I “prep” for Headshots (hint: less about the body, more about the business). Check the link in my bio for the latest blog post! ⁠

Prepping for Headshots

February 15, 2021

Pretending like acting is a big wheel of fortune instead of a business will truly make life harder (and make you crazier) in the long run. Businesses check in on their departments. They have meetings and look over paperwork. They have yearly reports and goals/deadlines to hit. Why? Because money is on the line. So let’s create your departments and get their proverbial shit together!

Things You Have Some Control Over

November 14, 2020

I know a lot of you aren’t going to get to a dentist any time soon or maybe you (like me) are subject to paying out of pocket for a cleaning, which runs about $150 a pop, so I grilled my hygienist Lila for you.

August 10, 2020

I hate this already. I am cringing my way though this with my semi-botoxed forehead. I hate “personal branding’“ in everyday conversation, it makes me feel like a wannabe blogger/influencer. But I’ll do it for you guys. I am re-branding this year. I am leveling up my look, my photos, my reel…all of it. Let’s break it down.

February 1, 2020

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